Senior Consultant - Infrastructure and Capital Projects - Consulting

Deloitte & Touche (M.E.)

Dubai, UAE

Posted
Ref: KP054-1022

Job description / Role

When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. You'll understand that Deloitte is a Tier 1 Tax advisor in the GCC region since 2010 (according to the International Tax Review World Tax Rankings). It has received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

A career in consulting with Deloitte & Touche Middle East will engage your skills as a strategist, giving you a key role in the planning, growth and structure of businesses. However, we're not simply looking for people who know how to think, but who can display a deep understanding of business and industry and who can work collectively as a team to translate this understanding into deliverable solutions. For this reason, consulting at Deloitte requires specialist skills that embrace areas such as strategy, operations, financials, people management and technology. If you like a challenge and the opportunity to make a positive difference in the business world, we will provide you with a professional environment geared to your growth and helping you achieve excellence in this field.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most-for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

- Integrity
- Outstanding value to markets and clients
- Commitment to each other
- Strength from cultural diversity

Your opportunity

Leading business transformation for high profile, complex and large capital programmes:

- The Infrastructure and Capital Projects (I&CP) team within Deloitte's Consulting Practice works with organizations to help them set up and improve the performance of their capital projects through: setting up effective delivery organizations, transforming project controls, establishing effective governance and reporting arrangements, selecting appropriate delivery models and harnessing emerging technologies.
- Our work spans a number of sectors including: Transport, Infrastructure, Power and Utilities, Oil and Gas, and Defense and we have helped clients to deliver some of the world's iconic and complex programs such as Crossrail and the London Olympics.
- Our diverse team is made up of people who have industry experience of delivering capital projects (engineers, project managers, commercial and cost managers) and those who have prior Consulting experience. This collective understanding of what it takes to successfully delivery a major capital project enables us to provide deep industry insights and experience to our client's problems.
- Our I&CP team is part of a global network that enables us to deliver the right outcome for our clients, while bringing new approaches and perspectives. We have built a successful business that clients turn to for support and we are expanding our team in the Middle East.
- The I&CP team will provide you with an opportunity to work across a number of sectors and deploy your experience and insights to help our clients successfully deliver their programs, manage their operations and maintain their infrastructure assets.

Your role:

- We are looking for Consultants and Senior Consultants to join our team that is based in Dubai, but works across the Middle East and internationally.

You can expect to be involved with:

- Supporting our clients in setting up and delivering large capital programs (including the development of target operating models, project management arrangements, stage-gate processes, capability assessments, asset information and reporting, and governance structure and controls).
- Supporting business development activities and building client relationships to grow the capital programs team.
- Contributing to the development of our propositions and industry points of view
- Help foster a sense of community within the I&CP team, and be involved with community initiatives.
- Your responsibilities will flex depending on the size and nature of engagements, expertise within the project team and client requirements.

Requirements

Your professional experience:

- Between 2-6 years' of experience working in one or more capital intensive industries across the private and public sectors; including Transport, Infrastructure, Power and Utilities, Oil and Gas, Mining, Defense.
- Professional experience of delivering capital projects (engineers, project managers, commercial managers, cost consultants) or capital project consulting experience.
- Experience of setting up capital projects including: program management arrangements, program controls, governance arrangements, reporting, processes, stage gate processes, technology adoption, undertaking project reviews and delivery model selection.
- Experience of supporting business development activities and proposals.
- Strong communication and presentation skills across all levels of an organization (seniors managers, peers, and team members) and experience of leading client conversations.
- Problem solving, creative thinking and analytical skills and is able to translate complex issues into the solutions that can be implemented.
- High degrees of personal motivation and drive and passionate about the delivery of capital projects.
- The ability to build strong relationships and work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team.
- Has a strong academic background of at least degree level.
- Is open to travel across the region and internationally.

Deloitte in the UAE is part of Deloitte & Touche (M.E.). Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL).

About the Company

Deloitte is the world's largest and leading professional services firm, providing audit & assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory and tax and services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries, whether they are in the energy, communications, oil and gas, financial services, family businesses, healthcare, public or education sectors among others.

With a globally connected network of member firms in more than 150 countries and territories, Deloitte brings world-class capabilities and high-quality service to clients, delivering the insights they need to address their most complex business challenges. Deloitte's more than 250,000 professionals are committed to becoming the standard of excellence.

Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) is a member firm of Deloitte globally and is the first Arab professional services firm established in the Middle East region Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) and is a leading professional services firm established in the Middle East region with uninterrupted presence since 1926 with 26 offices in 15 countries to date. What distinguishes Deloitte member firms in the Middle East is the global and regional expertise and know-how offered through specialized and highly knowledgeable talent. Deloitte aims to offer the best services to its clients through a team with more than 3,300 partners, directors and staff in the Middle East which guarantees effective communication with clients and a deeper understanding of their needs. It is a Tier 1 Tax advisor in the GCC region since 2010 (according to the International Tax Review World Tax Rankings). It has also received numerous awards in the last few years which include best employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), as well as the best CSR integrated organization.

Deloitte drives progress. Our practices around the Middle East support clients become leaders wherever they choose to compete. We invest in outstanding people of diverse talents and backgrounds and empower them to achieve more than they could elsewhere. Our work combines advice with action and integrity. We believe that when our clients and society are stronger, so are we.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most-for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

  • Integrity
  • Outstanding value to markets and clients
  • Commitment to each other
  • Strength from cultural diversity